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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Dry Flavorful Sauvignon Blancs from Unexpected Places
July 10, 2019


Sauvignon Blanc

2018 Morgenster Sauvignon Blanc; Aroma: fresh rather clean, light tropical note; Mouth: clean sweet acid rather pretty, clean, light spritz, fresh, fine acidity clean long fresh, light clean long lemon;Very Good Plus 16.99; Mixed Case, 15.29; Case, 14.44

2018 Southern Right Sauvignon Blanc; Color: Pale green straw; Aroma: Rounded fruity, light melon notes, with citrus and mineral accents; Mouth: Clean rather fine acidity, ripe and fleshy, fine acids on a long finish; Very Good Plus 15.99; Mixed Case, 14.39; Case, 13.59

2017 von Winning Sauvignon Blanc II; Aroma: Clean racy rather pretty, clean rounded; Mouth: Clean juicy rather firm, pretty fine acid loft and strong finish; Very Good Plus 23.99; Mixed Case, 21.59; Case, 20.39

2017 Bailly-Reverdy Sancerre Le Perrier de la Chapelle; Aroma: Clean rather fresh, light with good lemony – mineral drive, broad flesh; Mouth: Fleshy bright, rather good rather intense ripe fruit, with integrated lemon & grapefruit notes; Very Good Plus 25.99; Mixed Case, 23.39; Case, 22.09

2017 Domaine Henry Pellé Menetou Salon Les Blanchais; Aroma: light clean rather fresh, clean pretty, rather fine rather pretty, some depth; Mouth: clean light fresh, deep mineral, rather fleshy, bright acid, mineral subdued, very nice balance, al dente, long; Very Good – Excellent 29.99; Mixed Case, 26.99; Case, 25.49

2017 Andrew Rich Sauvignon Blanc Croft Vineyard; Aroma: heady rather dense and rich, pretty citric notes; Mouth: juicy and rich rather full, and fat, with mineral accents, clean, riper, good length;Very Good Plus 24.99; Mixed Case, 22.49; Case, 21.24


7-10-19 Case: Special, two each of the above wines - $235

Instore only 7-19-19 Pack: Special, one each of the above wines - $125

mix any 6- 11 above wines for 10% off

any 12 or more for 15% off


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